Mössbauer Spectroscopy of Amorphous Semiconductors and Glasses Containing Antimony, Tin, and Iron: A Review

  • S. P. Taneja
  • C. W. Kimball
  • J. C. Shaffer


A comprehensive review is given of Mössbauer studies of bond character, electronic structure and glass-crystal transltion in amorphous semiconductors and glasses containing antimony, tin and iron. The isomer shift is correlated with electron density (calculated from HFSCF) at the tin and antimony nuclei to delineate electronic structure in amorphous tin and antimony chalcogenides. The Debye temperature is computed for tin chalcogenides. Comprehensive data on Mössbauer parameters are presented along with an extensive bibliography.


Amorphous Alloy Isomer Shift Borate Glass Amorphous Semiconductor Mossbauer Spectrum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. P. Taneja
    • 1
  • C. W. Kimball
    • 1
  • J. C. Shaffer
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsNorthern Illinois UniversityDeKalbUSA

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